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Irish Inventors | Our Ireland – Part 2

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James Martin Inventor of Ejector Seat James Martin from Co. Down Ireland invented the world’s first ejector seat. The first test of the ejector seat was held in 1945 using a crash test dummy….

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Nicholas Callan 1799 – 1864 Inventor of the Induction Coil : 1836 Nicholas Callan was born on December 22, 1799, at Darver, near Dundalk. He was destined for the priesthood from an early age,…

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Tony Allen created the Spidercatcher because of his son’s arachnophobia. Tired of his wife’s complaints about the ‘splat’ marks on the wall and frustrated by the smart spiders who hid in the corners of…